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Ewan McGregor in Trainspotting

WATCH: Ewan McGregor Confirms ‘Trainspotting 2’ Starts Shooting in May

Ready to feel old? Really, really old? Cult classic Trainspotting, the film that propelled Ewan McGregor to stardom, led Slumdog Millionaire and Steve Jobs director Danny Boyle to move to Hollywood, and unleashed a soundtrack almost as iconic and redolent of the 1990s as Pulp Fiction‘s, came out twenty years ago in 1996. We’ll just let […]

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WATCH: Ewan McGregor Performs David Bowie’s ‘Heroes’ at Roxy in L.A.

Ewan McGregor took time out of his moviemaking schedule to pay a heartfelt tribute to the late David Bowie. McGregor got up on stage at The Roxy in Los Angeles to perform Bowie’s 1977 hit song “Heroes” earlier this week (February 8): According to Vulture, McGregor sang lyrics from the Bowie song as part of the “Elephant Love Medley” in […]

53rd New York Film Festival – Closing Night Gala Screening Of “Miles Ahead” – Arrivals

First Look: Ewan McGregor in ‘Jane Got a Gun’ Trailer

We just mentioned Ewan McGregor starring in the film Jane Got a Gun in this Trainspotting: Where Are They Now? post, and now we get a glimpse of him as a black-hatted baddie in the forthcoming western. McGregor teams up with Star Wars co-star Natalie Portman, who takes on the title role. Jane has been on the run […]

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‘Trainspotting’: Where Are They Now?

Trainspotting director Danny Boyle recently confirmed that he has his eye set on next summer to start filming the sequel for the 1996 film, marking the 20th anniversary of the original release. There was some back and forth with the cast, but it sounds like the script and schedules are set. The returning actors—Ewan McGregor, Jonny Lee Miller, Ewen […]

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Danny Boyle’s ‘Trainspotting’ Sequel Gets Start Date, Name Change

The sequel to Irvine Welsh‘s novel Trainspotting is called Porno. But it turns out director Danny Boyle, who brought the film adaptation to the big screen in 1996, is changing the name of the forthcoming sequel. The new name hasn’t been announced, but we do know that it’s not Porno. Boyle played around with alternative […]

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Lewis Hamilton, Jack Whitehall, Rita Ora: The Brits on Graham Norton’s Couch

Graham Norton‘s couch is all British in this week’s (July 4) episode of The Graham Norton Show with Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton, singer Rita Ora, actor Ewan McGregor, and comedian Jack Whitehall. Whitehall started off as a child actor starring in the TV series Noah’s Ark in 1997. He continued to land roles in British sitcoms like […]

2015 Sundance Film Festival Portraits – Day 3

Ewan McGregor Set to Make Directorial Debut with ‘American Pastoral’

Ewan McGregor is on deck to both star in and direct American Pastoral, based on Philip Roth‘s 1997 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. The Scottish actor has three films coming out in 2015—Jane Got a Gun, Miles Ahead, and Our Kind of Traitor—with the 2016 release marking his first time directing a feature film. McGregor is keen […]

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Damian Lewis Set to Star in Spy Flick ‘Our Kind of Traitor’

Homeland’s Damian Lewis joins fellow Brits Ewan McGregor and Naomie Harris in the film adaptation of John le Carré’s espionage novel Our Kind of Traitor, reports Variety. Our Kind of Traitor revolves around an English couple, Perry (McGregor) and Gail (Harris), while on holiday in the Caribbean who meet a Russian businessman by the name of […]

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